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Sanchez and Rodriguez light up Big Apple

Originally Published: June 13, 2011
By David Auguste | ESPNHS.com

STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK  When you factor in that he played in a high school championship game the night before and already made the squad last summer, no one would fault Nelson Rodriguez for coasting a bit at the New York Yankees Area Code tryout Sunday morning.

But that's just not Nelson's style.

The 6-foot-2, 230-pound indefatigable catcher showcased his raw power and aggressiveness, mashing a homer to left center and sending several other balls screeching to ...

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